For armchair quarterbacks everywhere, the Big Game is the game. And it's one of the few times that--when it comes to sensible eating--all bets are off.
When you're a true fan, the lead-up to the main event is just as exciting as the game itself. Check your local TV listings to see when the pre-game show starts, and make sure you've got plenty of snacks on hand to fuel your guests until kickoff.
- Bacon-Wrapped Smokies
- Firehouse Jalapenos
- Seven Layer Taco Dip
- Cocktail Meatballs
- More Football Snack Recipes
Pile High Stadium
See how to make an epic stadium of snacks that will go down in football party history.
Get the recipe for Pile High Snack Stadium.
There's something about football that makes us want to eat with our hands, and we're not talking about delicate tea cakes. No sir. We reach for pizza, hot wings, hearty dips, and hefty sandwiches. Drinks are easy: just keep plenty of beer on ice!
That's A Lotta Guac
Viewers watching the big game will consume enough guacamole to cover a football field waist-deep in creamy green dip, according to the California Avocado Commission.
What they don't tell us is how much ends up on your couch.
More Football Menu Ideas
Keeping your head in the game is a no-brainer when your menu is self-serve from the slow cooker.